Skills for Rhode Island' s Future (Skills RI) is recruiting Nurses for The Providence Center in Providence, RI.
Please read more about Skills RI at the end of this job description.
JOB TITLE: Nurse
RATE OF PAY: $48, 000 - $78, 000 (annually)
HOURS: Full-Time/Part-Time/Per Diem
Coordinate services for consumers to minimize stressors and to facilitate the reduction of psychiatric and substance abuse disorder symptoms
Encourage consumers to attain the highest possible levels of independence through providing outpatient psychotherapy
Perform psychiatric nursing in accordance with appropriate medical protocol, utilizing best practices of intervention and support strategies
Make assessments and provide appropriate crisis interventions and risk management as needed
Teach consumers adult daily living skills an negotiate on behalf of the consumer, as needed, with landlords, courts, families, the treatment team, and consumers themselves
Initiate treatment and advocate for consumer within network of care
Transport consumers in own vehicle or Center van to planned activities and appointments
Complete record keeping in accordance with Health Information Services (HIS) and other Center requirements within required time frames and abide by Center confidentiality policy
Bachelor’ s Degree in Nursing with a RI license
Relevant experience with substance abuse and serious mental illness
Bilingual Spanish preferred
Valid driver’ s license and insured vehicle
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills RI and the employer will make the final hiring decisions.
WHY APPLY THROUGH SKILLS RI
Our mission is focused on supporting unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Our goal is to get you back to work. Skills RI’ s team will guide and provide you with support throughout the hiring process.
Skills RI has agreements with employers to recruit talent like you, making us a resource to get the unemployed and underemployed job seeker back to work.